Smashing Magazine | Web Design & Development
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Most web developers currently use vendor prefixes in CSS to enable certain features in some browsers. That’s fine, but sometimes I see code examples and prefix-adding tools that go a bit overboard w
In a couple of recent projects I’ve faced designs where the main navigation bar gave me more trouble than usual. These are the prerequisites that make the problem tricky to solve: The navbar is f
Over six years ago I wrote a short post about preventing HTML tables from becoming too wide. The solutions I offered in that post involve using table-layout:fixed to lock down the width of tables. Whi
When trying to force an element to always extend to the height of its parent I ran into some peculiar browser behaviour that I thought was worth mentioning. Here’s the situation: The parent eleme
Allowing images to scale along with their container is an important part of responsive web design (and was so even before the term “responsive web design” existed). It’s really quite easy – al
W3C | Web Standards
The Efficient XML Interchange Working Group has published a Last Call Working Draft of Canonical EXI. Any EXI document is part of a set of EXI documents that are logically equivalent within an applica
The HTML Working Group has published a Working Draft of Notes on Using ARIA in HTML. This document is a practical guide for developers on how to add accessibility information to HTML elements using th
The HTML Working Group has published a Group Note of HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives. This document contains best practice guidance for authors of HTML 5 documents on providin
The Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) Working Group has published a Working Draft of CSS Basic User Interface Module Level 3 (CSS3 UI). This specification describes user interface related properties and va
The Web Notification Working Group invites implementation of the Candidate Recommendation of Web Notifications. Web notifications defines an API for end-user notifications. A notification allows alert
CMS Wire | Content Management
Microsoft released another build of Windows 10 for the Windows phone this week. And I have to admit: I’m not a big fan of Windows 10 on the Windows phone. To be fair, Windows 10 has some
Your Content, Wasted Sales teams won't use it . HubSpot: Take Our Cash Provider debuts $3 million partner loan program . SharePoint API Analysis Assessing Microsoft's latest move . New
The customer relationship management (CRM) market is well-established, mature and growing at a healthy clip. That's Gartner's headline finding in its latest global analysis of this&nbs
Have you adapted your marketing automation and email messaging programs for the Age of Mobile yet? If not, it’s time to catch up with the times. After all, more than 50 percent of email
Security. If there's one thing that concerns organizations contemplating a move of their data to the cloud, or that are already there, it's security. With new threats being introduced on a regular b
Search Engine Watch | SEO
The search giant is changing its algorithm to remedy recent offensive listings, such as the White House coming up during a query for the N-word.
Search Console users will be able to analyze how their indexed app content is performing in Google’s search results.
Website speed and page load times are important for both search engine rankings and user satisfaction, so optimizing your website's performance is key.
Said to gear up competition with Amazon, Google's Buy button is reportedly a few weeks from its launch. Will it be a beneficial addition to your shopping campaigns?
Bing has launched plans for a massive index of apps that are searchable by content rather than name or category and urges app developers to update now to get in on the ground floor.